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1997 vw cabrio is there a way to check the transmission

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1997 vw cabrio is...

1997 vw cabrio is there a way to check the transmission fluid wihtout taking it to a shop

Mechanic's Assistant: When was the last time your transmission fluid was checked? Changed?

Ive had it for 3 years not checked since ive had it tranny shifts unevenly

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Cabrio yourself? What have you tried so far?

Cant try anything because its a sealed unit i was wondering if there was a kit to put a dip stick on it

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